Getting your young children to brush their teeth — and do it correctly — can be a challenge. But it’s vital to instill good habits early in order to set the stage for a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.

This video from the American Dental Association is packed with tips on proper brushing technique, and offers advice on making oral hygiene a fun experience for kids.

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